​Recipe: Cider cocktails

A fermented beverage our forefathers crafted is making a comeback as sweet as can be.

CBS News

For cider lovers, David Flaherty, of the Washington State Wine Commission and the website Grapes & Grains, offered "Sunday Morning" these suggestions for mixed drinks, each topped off with cider to your personal taste.


Stone Fence

Ingredients:
2 oz. Scotch Whiskey
0.5 oz. Thyme Infused Simple Syrup
0.5 oz. Lemon Juice
Apple cider

Shake and strain into a coupe glass. Top with cider. Garnish with a thyme sprig.

None the Poorer

Ingredients:
1.5 oz. Gin
0.5 oz. Lemon Juice
0.5 oz. Lillet Blanc
0.25 oz. Simple Syrup
1 dash of Scrappy's Celery Bitters
Apple cider

Shake and strain into a bucket with ice. Top with cider. Garnish with an apple slice.